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Business Studies

Teacher: Gavin Middleton
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Canadian and International Law - CLN4U1
This course examines elements of Canadian and international law in social, political, and global contexts. Students will study the historical and philosophical sources of law and the principles and practices of international law and will learn to relate them to issues in Canadian society and the wider world. Students will use critical-thinking and communication skills to analyse legal issues, conduct independent research, and present the results of their inquiries in a variety of ways.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: University GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any Grade 11 or 12 University or University/College preparation course in Canadian World Studies, English, or Social Studies and Humanities
 
Information and Communication Technology in Business - BTT1O1
This course introduces students to information and communication technology in a business environment and builds a foundation of digital literacy skills necessary for success in a technologically driven society. Students will develop word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing, presentation software, and website design skills.Throughout the course, there is an emphasis on digital literacy, effective electronic research and communication skills, and current issues related to the impact of information and communication technology.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE: 9
 
Introduction to Business - BBI201
This course introduces students to the world of business. Students will develop an understanding of the functions of business, including accounting, marketing, information and communication technology, human resources, and production, and of the importance of ethics and social responsibility. This course builds a foundation for further studies in business and helps students develop the business knowledge and skills they will need in their everyday lives.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE: 10
 
Introduction to Business - BBI2OK
This course introduces students to the world of business. Students will develop an understanding of the functions of business, including accounting, marketing, information and communication technology, human resources, and production, and of the importance of ethics and social responsibility. This course builds a foundation for further studies in business and helps students develop the business knowledge and skills they will need in their everyday lives. SSTW Course.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE: 10
 
Marketing: Goods, Services, Events - BMI3C1
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of product marketing, which includes the marketing of goods, services, and events. Students will examine how trends, issues, global economic changes, and information technology influence consumer buying habits. Students will engage in marketing research, develop marketing strategies, and produce a marketing plan for a product of their choice.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: College GRADE: 11
 
Marketing: Retail and Service - BMX3E1
This course focuses on marketing activities in the retail and service sectors. Students will examine trends and global influences on marketing decisions, and will learn about the importance of customer service in developing a customer base and maintaining customer loyalty. Through hands-on learning, students will develop personal selling and information technology skills that will prepare them for a variety of marketing-related positions in the workplace.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Workplace GRADE: 11
 
Marketing: Retail and Service - BMX3EK
This course focuses on marketing activities in the retail and service sectors. Students will examine trends and global influences on marketing decisions, and will learn about the importance of customer service in developing a customer base and maintaining customer loyalty. Through hands-on learning, students will develop personal selling and information technology skills that will prepare them for a variety of marketing-related positions in the workplace. SSTW Course.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Workplace GRADE: 11
 
Information and Communication Technology: The Digital Environment -BTA3O1
This course prepares students for the digital environment. Using a hands-on approach, students will further develop information and communication technology skills through the use of common business software applications. The concept and operation of e-business will be explored, and students will design and create an e-business website. The skills developed in this course will prepare students for success in the workplace and/or postsecondary studies.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: Open GRADE: 11

Information and Communication Technology: Multimedia Solutions - BTX4C1
This course provides students with the opportunity to apply their information and communication technology skills while working in a team environment. Through a project-based approach, students will have opportunities to integrate common business software applications and apply multimedia techniques. Students will further develop their understanding of electronic business and e-commerce environments. The skills acquired in this course will prepare students for success in postsecondary studies and in their future careers.
CREDIT: 1 TYPE: College GRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: BTA3O1 - Information and Communication Technology: The Digital Environment or BMI3C1 - Marketing: Goods, Services, Events or BBI2O1 - Introduction to Business